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woobie (plural woobies)
- (US, childish) Any object, typically a blanket, garment or stuffed animal that is used simply for its comforting characteristics.
- (US, intimate) Term of endearment.
- (fandom slang) A fictional character, usually physically attractive, who is put under constant stress and angst so as to create emotional attachment.
- (US, military slang) A poncho liner.
- Term for hand gun or assault weapon, that while not necessary for hunting or home defense, gives the owner a feeling of security.